Introduction to Process Technology

Introduction to Process Technology

By: CAPT (author)Hardback

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A 29 chapter textbook intended for use in high schools, community colleges, technical colleges, and universities which offer introductory process technology courses. Introduction to Process Technology provides the learner an overview of process technology. This text includes a variety of topics including, an overview of various process industries (oil and gas, chemical, mining, power generation, pulp and paper, water and waste water treatment, food and beverage, and pharmaceutical), basic chemistry, basic physics, safety, health, environment and security, quality, process drawings, and process equipment. Each chapter contains objectives, key terms, a summary, review questions and activities to enhance the learning experience. This text is appropriate for high schools, community colleges, technical colleges, and universities that offer introductory process technology courses. The Center for the Advancement of Process Technology (CAPT) currently offers several instructor manuals and student workbooks for their books. Currently these must be PURCHASED by the instructor or institution. These materials, order forms, and pricing, can be viewed and purhcased at this website:

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Chapter 1: Process Technology: An Overview Chapter 2: Oil and Gas Industry Overview Chapter 3: Chemical Industry Overview Chapter 4: Mining Industry Overview Chapter 5: Power Generation Industry Overview Chapter 6: Pulp and Paper Industry Overview Chapter 7: Water and Waste Water Treatment Industry Overview Chapter 8: Food and Beverage Industry Overview Chapter 9: Pharmaceutical Industry Overview Chapter 10: Basic Physics Chapter 11: Basic Chemistry Chapter 12: Safety, Health, Environment and Security Chapter 13: Quality Chapter 14: Teams Chapter 15: Process Drawings Chapter 16: Piping and Valves Chapter 17: Vessels Chapter 18: Pumps Chapter 19: Compressors Chapter 20: Turbines Chapter 21: Electricity and Motors Chapter 22: Heat Exchangers Chapter 23: Cooling Towers Chapter 24: Furnaces Chapter 25: Boilers Chapter 26: Distillation Chapter 27: Process Utilities Chapter 28: Process Auxiliaries Chapter 29: Instrumentation

Product Details

  • publication date: 21/04/2009
  • ISBN13: 9780137004140
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 384
  • ID: 9780137004140
  • weight: 1070
  • ISBN10: 0137004141

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